Sport 9: Spring 1992
A well-known writer remembers the extradordinary life of his wife Zoe. She was born a 'blue baby' and passed a childhood of considerable hardship but a major heart operation enabled her to work to support herself and her mother and finally to marry. A story of courage and determination which is also a love story told with charm and elegance.
The Autobiography of my Father
A new writer remembers the life and death of his father Trevor. This moving and evocative book recalls a man of great talent and warmth whose latter years took a tragic turn. Martin Edmond weaves together dreams, memories, conversations and his father's own words, turning an act of love and compassion into a remarkable literary achievement.
AUCKLAND UNIVERSITY PRESS